Boxers

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Macmillan, 2013 - China - 328 pages
28 Reviews
In China in 1898 bands of foreign missionaries and soldiers roam the countryside, bullying and robbing Chinese peasants. Little Bao has had enough: harnessing the powers of ancient Chinese gods, he recruits an army of Boxers--commoners trained in kung fu who fight to free China from "foreign devils."
 

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User Review  - RalphLagana - LibraryThing

Yang makes what could have been a very dry and difficult to understand event in Chinese history accessible to high schooler students and up. However, because he mixes in mythological characters with ... Read full review

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User Review  - Rosa.Mill - LibraryThing

This mystical tale of the Boxer Rebellion was amazing. I loved the history and the art style of this volume. I knew right away who the companion story Saints was going to be about. The way the boxers ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
12
Section 2
34
Section 3
42
Section 4
43
Section 5
50
Section 6
58
Section 7
94
Section 8
109
Section 10
128
Section 11
129
Section 12
147
Section 13
253
Section 14
266
Section 15
268
Section 16
274
Section 17
314

Section 9
125

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